Category Archives: PCI Compliance

New Mobile App Rules from the PCI Council

A new report from the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) is urging device manufacturers and software developers to only create applications that allow for encryption and other security features for payment processing services. The new report, entitled “PCI Mobile … Continue reading

Mobile Payment Acceptance Fact Sheet released by PCI Security Standards Council

The PCI Security Standards Council will not be updating any of its standards until 2013, but they are always trying to offer help, information and guidance to their affiliates needing to become or remain PCI complaint when it comes to … Continue reading

Proper Encryption could have prevented Massachusetts’ high number of identity theft reports

Massachusetts has been diligent about requiring banks, businesses, hospitals and other companies to alert the state when vital information belonging to MA residents is stolen or lost since October of 2007. 45 other states have the same requirement. MA decided … Continue reading

Pros and Cons of Accepting Credit Card Payments

If you own a business, you typically want to see your business grow. One of the simplest ways to do this is to expand your payment options, especially in the realm of credit cards. Some small businesses choose to collect … Continue reading

ROAM Data and Encrypted Mobile Readers: Over 300K Devices Shipped

Although mobile banking and wireless mobile credit card processing have become very popular over the past year or so, there are many consumers that still don’t quite trust the idea. Many people find it difficult to believe that a mobile … Continue reading

Correlation Shown Between Data Breaches & PCI Non-Compliance

On March 22, 2012 Verizon released their annual Data Breach Investigations Report. This report encompasses the data breaches collected & analyzed from law enforcement agencies in the United Kingdom, Australia, Ireland and the Netherlands, as well as by Verizon and … Continue reading

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